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Springsteen's Coming to Broadway! Which Musicals Should He Star in Next?
By Linda Buchwald | Jun 21, 2017

"The Boss" is coming to Broadway! Bruce Springsteen may be headed to the Walter Kerr Theatre this fall to play a series of concerts. Now we're wondering... which musicals should he star in next?

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How Do You Feel About Onstage Violence?
Show-Score | By Carol Rocamora | Jun 20, 2017

One Show-Score member ponders representations of violence on stage and asks the question, "Where is your personal line drawn?"

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Name that Actor: 2017 Tony Edition
Show-Score | By Christopher McKittrick | May 25, 2017

Think you know the Tony nominees for the Best Acting categories? Test your knowledge.

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Quiz: How Well do You Know Broadway Quotes?
Show-Score | By Jonathan Mandell | May 16, 2017

Our friend Jonathan Mandell, a prolific writer and reviewer, wanted to test how well we remember the Broadway shows that opened in the 2016-2017 season, and we were happy to oblige. See if you can match the ten lyrics or lines of dialogue below to the shows in which they are sung or spoken.

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Mar 8, 2017

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Feb 22, 2017

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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QUIZ: Which "Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812" Character Are You?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Feb 7, 2017

Natasha is young, Anatole is hot, Sonya is good... but which one are you? Take our quiz and find out!

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jan 24, 2017

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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Prop Quiz!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Dec 27, 2016

It's time for another game of Prop Quiz!, a segment where we round up key props from a beloved show, either past or present. Can you guess which musical this assortment of props comes from?

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Dec 21, 2016

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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QUIZ: Can You Match the Ensemble to its Broadway Musical?
Show-Score | By Christopher McKittrick | Dec 6, 2016

In honor of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS's "Gypsy of the Year" event, where the top singers and dancers from Broadway ensembles perform original skits and songs, we've put together a quiz to honor the unsung heroes of the stage.

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Dec 1, 2016

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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Prop Quiz!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Nov 23, 2016

It's time for another game of Prop Quiz!, a segment where we round up key props from a beloved show, either past or present. Can you guess which musical this assortment of props come from?

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QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Shows That Started Off-Broadway?
Show-Score | By Thea Rodgers | Nov 17, 2016

Everyone has to start somewhere, right? (At least, that's what I tell my relatives at Thanksgiving these days.)

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Nov 8, 2016

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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Feline Theater: Can You Guess the Shows?
Show-Score | By Robert Yula | Oct 26, 2016

We've reimagined some of our favorite shows with a cast of adorable cats and kittens: can you guess them all and get a purrfect score?

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Oct 18, 2016

We took a well-known play and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Oct 7, 2016

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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QUIZ: Do You Know the *Most* About New York Theater?
Show-Score | By Ryan McCarthy | Oct 5, 2016

Know a lot about New York theater history? Think you know the MOST about it? From most expensive to most revived, here is our quiz to some of Broadway's (and one of Off-Broadway's) "mosts"!

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QUIZ: Which Musical Theater Wig Are You?
Show-Score | By Thea Rodgers | Sep 28, 2016

Costumers get a lot of attention for fancy clothes and quick-changes, but good designers know the hair will tell you everything you need to know about a character. For the biggest characters on Broadway, there's nothing like a good wig to tell you who you're dealing with... so which one best describes you?

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Sep 13, 2016

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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Prop Quiz!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Aug 26, 2016

It's time for another game of Prop Quiz!, a segment where we round up key props from a beloved show, either past or present. Can you guess which musical this assortment of props come from?

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QUIZ: Can You Match the Seating Chart to its Broadway Theater?
Show-Score | By Ryan McCarthy | Aug 18, 2016

Fancy yourself a true Broadway fan? Time to prove it by matching the Broadway theater to its seating chart in our new quiz!

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Aug 16, 2016

We took a well-known play and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Broadway's Book Adaptations?
Show-Score | By Ryan McCarthy | Aug 9, 2016

In honor of National Book Lovers Day, we're testing your knowledge of Broadway's literary adaptations!

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